Amy Waldman, MD

Amy Waldman, MD, is a pediatric neurologist at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

    Internship

    Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

    Residency

    Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    Neurology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

    Fellowship

    Multiple Sclerosis - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    Neurology

    Graduate Degree

    MS in Clinical Epidemiology - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician

    Attending Physician, Assistant Professor of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    2014

    Jeanine Ronan and Amy T. Waldman: Abnormal gait, including refusal to walk. Symptom-based diagnosis in Pediatrics Samir S. Shah and Stephen Ludwig (eds.). McGraw Hill Education, 2014. Notes: 2nd edition. 

    Amy T. Waldman, Matthew Test, Samir S. Shah, Rebecca Tenney-Soeiro, Pratichi K. Goenka: Seizures. Symptom-based diagnosis in Pediatrics Samir S. Shah and Stephen Ludwig (eds.). McGraw Hill Education, 2014. Notes: 2nd edition. 

    2013

    Stull, L.B., Waldman, A.T.: Pediatric multiple sclerosis. Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders: Clinical Guide to Diagnosis, Medical Management, and Rehabilitation Rae-Grant, A., Fox, R.J., Bethoux, F. (eds.). Demos Medical, Page: 250-263, 2013. 

    2011

    Waldman AT, Tardieu M: Treatment of Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis. Demyelinating Disorders of the Central Nervous System in Childhood. D. Chabas and E. Waubant (eds.). Cambridge University Press, 2011 Notes: In press.

    Waldman AT, Balcer LJ: Acute Optic Neuritis in Children. Demyelinating Disorders of the Central Nervous System in Childhood. D. Chabas and E. Waubant (eds.). Cambridge University Press, 2011.

    Waldman AT: Demyelinating diseases. Netter's Pediatrics. T. Florin and S. Ludwig (eds.). Elsevier, Inc. 2011.

    Papers

    2014

    Vanderver Adeline, Tonduti Davide, Kahn Ilana, Schmidt Johanna, Medne Livija, Vento Jodie, Chapman Kimberly A, Lanpher Brendan, Pearl Phillip, Gropman Andrea, Lourenco Charles, Bamforth John-Steven, Sharpe Cynthia, Pineda Mercédes, Schallner Jens, Bodamer Olaf, Orcesi Simona, Oberstein Saskia A J Lesnik, Sistermans Erik A, Yntema Helger G, Bonnemann Carsten, Waldman Amy T, van der Knaap Marjo S: Characteristic brain magnetic resonance imaging pattern in patients with macrocephaly and PTEN mutations. American journal of medical genetics. Part A 164A(3): 627-33, 2014.  

    2013

    Waldman AT, Hiremath G, Avery RA, Conger A, Pineles SL, Loguidice MJ, Talman LS, Galetta KM, Shumski MJ, Wilson J, Ford E, Lavery AM, Conger D, Greenberg BM, Ellenberg JH, Frohman EM, Balcer LJ, Calabresi PA: Monocular and binocular low-contrast visual acuity and optical coherence tomography in pediatric multiple sclerosis. Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders 2013.  

  • Editorial and Academic Positions

    Editorial

    2011 -   Reviewer, Neurology
    2011 -   Reviewer, Pediatric Emergency Care
    2011 -   Reviewer, Pediatric Drugs

    Academic Committees:

    2011 - 2014, Member, Data Safety Monitoring Board, "A randomized controlled trial of vitamin D supplementation in multiple sclerosis," PI: Ellen Mowry, MD, MCR; Johns Hopkins University